Game Previews


Prêt-à-Porter Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. When modern eurogames took off, most of them were themed around agriculture, colonization, or city building of some sort. It makes for a natural pairing with mechanisms of gathering resources and claiming areas. Recently we’ve been […]

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Shasn Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. This post was a paid preview, you can find out more information here. It was back in college where I really became interested in politics and especially political theory. I found politics fascinating and loved learning about key figures […]

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Wizard Kittens Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. This post was a paid preview, you can find out more information here. It is a well-established fact that cats are magical, as evidenced by their presence in the mythologies and histories of many ancient cultures. They were worshiped […]

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Carnival Zombie: Second Edition Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. Back in what feels like forever ago, a small game company released an innovative coop game called Carnival Zombie. While not without its issues (the rulebook being a major one), I found it to be […]

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Worge Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. This post was a paid preview, you can find out more information here. “Well, ‘slithy’ means “lithe and slimy” and ‘mimsy’ is “flimsy and miserable”. You see it’s like a portmanteau—there are two meanings packed up into one word.” […]

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A Note for Murder Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. This post was a paid preview, you can find out more information here. With Sherlock Holmes stories recently entering the public domain, we’ve seen in influx of games using the cast of characters from Arthur Conan Doyle’s novels. A […]

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Story Builders Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. This post was a paid preview, you can find out more information here. Building sagas, following quest chains, telling tales of your adventures – Story Builders is a game system for storytellers. Using interconnecting tokens, players will weave the […]

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Hyperspace Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. If you rewind to the “Golden Age” of science fiction, the potential of interplanetary travel sparked imaginations of a future filled with rocket ships and colonies across the stars. This gem of ideas in fiction eventually […]

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